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Re: Bundles Re: SVN, .SVN, and other meta-data directorys

From: Jonathan S. Shapiro <shap_at_eros-os.org>
Date: 2000-08-25 14:17:18 CEST

> "Jonathan S. Shapiro" wrote:
> > The
> > only time that I have ever found it useful to edit the CVS/ files is
> > removing stale directories from the Entries file.
> cvs update -P?

Unfortunately, the -P option cannot tell the difference between directories
that have gone away and directories that really should be empty. It happens
that in the EROS code base (which is where I have used CVS most heavily)
there are empty directories that need to be preserved.

I know I could put a turd file in them to preserve them, but I hate turd
files. No good reason for that; I just find them distasteful.

Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:07 2006

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